The McDowell Titans’ final Mountain Athletic Conference game against the A.C. Reynolds Rockets went the way many of the previous meetings have gone.
Coming off a huge rivalry win over East McDowell, any notion of a letdown for the West McDowell Spartans was dissolved quickly as West shuts out East Burke Middle School 32-0.
When the McDowell Titans qualify for the State 4A Playoffs, they’re used to having an extra week off before the postseason begins, thanks to the fact the Titans’ open date traditionally falls on the final Friday of the regular season.
A new chapter to the cross-town rivalry between East McDowell and West McDowell Middle Schools was written Wednesday night on the gridiron.
Defense was the name of the game Monday as the North Buncombe Blackhawks applied a lot of pressure on the McDowell Titans. And over the course of the time, that pressure gradually wore down the Titans.
After having close calls on their last two matches, the McDowell Lady Titans volleyball team broke through in a big way on Tuesday night, winning in five games at Erwin.